Arkansas State Parks Trip Ideas Filter Park Crater of Diamonds Ozark Folk Center Region Southwest Central North Central Article: Park Activity Diamond Digging Mountain Biking Article: Trail Type Article: Trail Difficulty Author Meg Matthews Kelly Farrell Leita Spears Matt Manos [X] Monika Rued Date Published January 2019 November 2018 September 2018 March 2018 November 2017 October 2017 September 2017 [X] July 2017 June 2017 [X] May 2017 January 2017 December 2016 November 2016 [X] October 2016 September 2016 August 2016 May 2016 March 2016 Let’s Ride: Mountain Biking Exhibit at State Capitol Jul 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued “Let’s Ride: Mountain Biking in the State Parks of Arkansas” is a biking exhibit at the Arkansas Capitol, celebrating mountain biking in Arkansas State Parks. Music Roots Hits All the Right Notes Jul 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued The Music Roots Program in Stone County provides traditional folk music instruction in local schools. Skilled musicians provide youth with classes in traditional folk instruments. Teen Finds 7.44-Carat Diamond at Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park May 01, 2017 ⁄ Monika Rued An Arkansas teen found a 7.44-carat diamond at Crater of Diamond State Park after only searching for 30 minutes. It is the 7th-largest diamond found at the parks since 1972. Visitor Finds 2.03-Carat Diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park Oct 01, 2016 ⁄ Monika Rued It took less than an hour for a family to discover a 2.03-carat white diamond on the side of a plowed furrow at Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park.